BETA PHASE

The Sierra Nevada del Cocuy in Colombia is a hikers dream. It comprises a total area of 306,000 hectares (756,000+ acres) and is located near the border of Venezuela shared by the departments of Boyaca, Casanare and Arauca. This remote corner of Colombia stretches for more than 18 miles and boasts 23 snow covered peaks surrounded by waterfalls, glacial lakes and streams, highland vegetation, moors, rocky outscapes and valleys as well as native fauna that includes such animals as the spectacled bear, tapirs, eagles, Andean Condors and deer. Colombia has 56 national parks in all, but the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy stands out as one of the most rugged and pristine destinations in the entire country, attracting more and more visitors each year as the word gets out about this premier travel destination.

There are many similarities to other great national parks including Yellowstone and Glacier National Park

The desolate territory of the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy is made up of a neotropical ecosystem known as a páramo. Most páramo is found in the upper parts of the northern Andes, roughly between 11° north and 4.5° south latitude. In fact, more than 57% of all páramo exists in Colombia with the largest in the world known as Sumapaz existing  just outside of Bogota. The highest peak is known as Ritacuba Blanco. It is 17,487 feet and is located in the eastern section of the park. Other mountain peaks in the park include Ritacuba Negro, Puntiagudo, Sirara, Cóncavo, San Pablines Norte, San Pablines Sur, Pan de Azúcar, Concavito, El Púlpito del Diablo, El Castillo, Picos sin nombre, Picacho, Diamante, Toti and Portales. The Sierra Nevada del Cocuy has the largest glacier coverage in Colombia and contains the largest snow-mass in South America north of Ecuador. This snow-mass makes up approximately 3% of the 756,000 acres.

How to get to the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy in Colombia

Nike Nike hasta Roshe Run Womens Compre ahora 15746 hasta 50% Run de la mejor calidad Nike b14d317 - pocketarmygems.online

From Bogota, you will need to travel north on the Autopista Norte (North Highway) until you reach the town of Duitama located in the department of Boyacá 240 kilometers away. From there you will continue to travel north toward the towns of Santa Rosa de Viterbo, Cerinza, Belén, Susacón, and Soatá.

Nike Nike hasta Roshe Run Womens Compre ahora 15746 hasta 50% Run de la mejor calidad Nike b14d317

{ 2 comments }

Jardin, Colombia | Garden of Eden

The small town of Jardin is one of the most beautiful pueblos in all of Colombia and has remained virtually unchanged for more than a century. Located approximately 4 hours to the south of Medellin if traveling by car, it sits in the southernmost stretches of the department of Antioquia. The pueblo is famous in Colombia for its preserved and colonial appearance as well as […]

Nike Nike hasta Roshe Run Womens Compre ahora 15746 hasta 50% Run de la mejor calidad Nike b14d317 Read the full article →
El Cabo San Juan Beach | Parque Tayrona, Colombia

El Cabo San Juan or Cape San Juan in English is a beautiful beach area that is located inside of Parque Tayrona, Colombia about 30 minutes outside of Santa Marta. El Cabo San Juan in Parque Tayrona is easily accessible from many parts of Colombia including Bogota and Medellin. Avianca has multiple flights every day to Santa Marta and you can find good bargains at […]

Read the full article →
Colombia Emerges as Top Medical Tourism Destination

Medical tourism in Colombia is emerging as a premier location for many people seeking quality and affordable medical options outside of the USA, Europe and other industrialized nations across the world. Representatives from medical institutions from all over the country are currently in Los Angeles, California attending a major health conference to promote their trade. Organized by the World Medical Tourism Association, the conference will […]

Read the full article →
Cabo de La Vela | Treasure of La Guajira

Cabo de La Vela remains off the beaten path for travelers who visit Colombia. This desert paradise is located in the La Guajira peninsula of Northern Colombia and requires a two hour drive on dirt roads after exiting the main highway. There are many reasons why this emerging eco-tourism destination is not on the priority list for most tourists who visit Colombia, but for those […]

Read the full article →
Hotel Mariscal Robledo | Santa Fe de Antioquia, Colombia

The Hotel Mariscal Robledo is located just an hour to the west of Medellin, Colombia. It can be discovered in a town which appears to be frozen in time as it preserves its colonial architecture the same today as it did 200 years ago. Santa Fe de Antioquia is a popular tourism spot for the citizens of Medellin as well as foreigners who wish to […]

Read the full article →
Valle de Cauca, Colombia Tours

If you want to experience some of Colombia’s best tourism spots in Valle de Cauca, Quindio & Risaralda, then there is nothing like the tour that has been designed by award winning tourism expert Belisario Montes Marin. Beginning September 14, her new tourism operation will open its doors in the suburb of El Poblado in Medellin, Colombia. The idea is to promote tourism exchange between […]

Read the full article →
Zapatillas para correr supremas Supreme X Nike Air More Uptempo originales al por mayor , Nike PG1 Black Ice, deportes, ropa deportiva en Carousell , Descuento grande 5t62 y C | v7 hombres Nike Air Pegasus 30 zapatillas , nike ctr360 maestri ii pink en oferta> Descuento OF39% Venta en línea del Reino Unido Nike CTR360 Maestri III TF Soccer Cleat, 719569 102 Nike Hypervenom Phatal AG - Agarre artificial para hombre, fútbol , 50% de descuento en zapatillas de fútbol para hombre Nike Shoes talla 11 | , Botas de fútbol Nike Césped artificial Nike CTR360 Maestri III AG , Nike Tech Fleece Jogger Pink Nike , nike zapatos baratos en línea, nike kobe 8 navidad negro brillante carmesí , Económico Nike Cortez Blanco / Blanco / Lobo Gris Nike Running , Nike Cortez Ultra Grey / White / Black Low Cut Shoes US Store , Top 5 hombres Air Max entrenadores | Revestimiento de malla 2018 popular clásico Nike Mujer Running Shoes CAD Los mejores 5 mejores blogs en Nike Cortez Ultra Jacquard Zapatillas Nike Air Huarache SE para mujer. A la venta Nike Men Nike Trainers EE. UU., Nike Men Nike Trainers New York NIKE Mujer Mango Mujer s Flex 2016 Kallgrå Rn Zapatillas para correr Vit Zapatillas de fútbol para niñas Nike Kids MercurialX Proximo TF Urban Lilac Nike Roshe Ld 1000 Black Red Bronze junior , Mejores ventas de Navidad Nike Free Inneva Woven Fountain Blue / Granite Nike W Roshe LD 1000 QS 810382 001 Sneakersnstuff | Botas de fútbol Nike Tiempo Mystic V FG para hombre 820992 8279 Blanco / Total , Cómodo Nike Mens Tiempo Legend VI FG blanco / negro / naranja total Jiun 1455 Nike Train Speed ​​4 White Black Hyper Jade Entrenamiento para hombres , Nacionalidad Nike VAPOR RL954 INTOCABLE Negro / Metálico Plata / Voltio , Nike 922170 003 Nike Dualtone Racer SE en gris lobo / puro platino , Zapatillas de running Nike DG85 para mujer Feroz violeta / negro / blanco Zapatillas de entrenamiento Nike Metcon 3 para hombre.
Puerto Inirida, Colombia | Mavicure Hills & Flowers

Located on the eastern plains of Colombia exists a legendary flower that may have substantial commercial value one day. Puerto Inirida is the capital of the department of Guainia and is home to the Guacamaya superba, otherwise known in Colombia as the Flower of Inirida. Resembling a burst of fireworks, this amazingly beautiful flower grows in damp and swampy wetlands that are unique to this general […]

Read the full article →
Cartagena Medical City | Medical Tourism

Cartagena Medical City, which began construction two months ago in northern Cartagena, Colombia will be a medical complex dedicated to high quality health services. Cartagena Medical City will sit on 55 acres (22 hectares) that has been declared a permanent free zone by import/export taxing authority known as DIAN in Colombia. Colombia has seen a dramatic rise in tourism since 2002 when security conditions began […]

Read the full article →
Air jordan 6 vi rojo oro, nike air max 95, nike clearance store horas , Nike Nike Nike Air Jordan 7 Descuento en línea, 100% de calidad , Nike Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG UNC Dark Powder Azul Blanco Sz Nueva llegada Nike Shoes 2017: Beautiful Power X Qs Nike Air Max , Air jordan 11 xi retro low crred negro / varsity rojo blanco, nike gratis NIKE AIR FREE RUN | Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 32 para hombre, TTL Orange / Black Ghost Green VLTG Nike Nike Nike Free Run 2 mens Mejor precio de descuento Outlet Comprar Zapatillas baratas Nike Free Run 2 Azul Amarillo Blanco, Outlet , Zapatillas de baloncesto Nike Nike Nike lebron x Outlet Hasta un 79% de descuento , Nike Blazer Low Premium Vintage Suede Beige Rojo para hombre, nike clearance , Venta al por mayor Nike Mens air max plus txt pepper red pWJl | 26800 Online , Descuento Nike Air Max Plus TN Ultra Black / Anthracite Black Sneakers , Nike Flyknit Racer cloro azul / blanco oscuro obsidiana 526628 414 venta AU , SEIS MESES ABAJO (Todos nos odian) | , Siempre al mejor precio Nike Womens Womens Nike Air Max LTD Outlet ShoeZeum Muestra Eminem Carhartt Nike Air Jordan 4 IV Retro Negro Zapatos atléticos para hombres maravillosos BNIB Nike Zoom All Out Low Royal Navy , Moda clásica, Trend Nike Men Nike Roshe One Discount Los Angeles , Zapatillas de baloncesto Nike Nike de excelente calidad, Nike Nike Basketball , 2006 Atmos x Nike Air Max 95 Suprema Animal @kickz 600 × 452 , Revisión de Nike Air Max 2015 , NIKE AIR Zoom Mariah FK Racer PRM WOMENS RUNNING SHOES for sale Nike Nike 90 VT en línea Nike Air Max gratis y rápido para hombres Código de Estilo: Nike Special Field Air Force 1 Goma de Cuerda: 864024 200 Nike Free Run Authentic Specific Style Oferta en línea Zapatos para hombre Verde , All Seasons Available Nike Air Jordan 13 Zapatos estampado de leopardo de las mujeres Negro Blanco Mediano Gris Khaki Nike Air Max 1 Zapatos Hombre Nike Zoom Flight 95 941943 002 Sneakersnstuff | nike flyknit gratis para hombre> OFF61% Descuentos ,
    About Discover Colombia
Colombia: A culture rich bio-diverse country with coastline on both the Pacific & Atlantic Oceans. This country boasts territories located in a myriad of climates including dry desert terrain, cool tropical mountain highlands, hot and humid Amazon basin, cold and snowy high mountain peaks, wide open plains as well as lush deep forest areas that are largely unexplored.  Read More...


  • DC Blog Categories
  • COLOMBIA REPORTS
    • FARC leaders called to trial over more than 8000 kidnappings July 8, 2018
      Colombia’s war crimes tribunal has called 31 former guerrilla commanders of the FARC to trial over their alleged role in the kidnapping of thousands of people, the court announced Friday.… The post FARC leaders called to trial over more than 8000 kidnappings appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • Crime and security in Bogota | Fact sheet July 8, 2018
      Bogota has traditionally enjoyed lower homicide rates than other major cities in Colombia. However, street crime in the capital is among the country’s highest. Locals’ security perception Bogota homicide rate… The post Crime and security in Bogota | Fact sheet appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Colombia Reports
    • ‘Business cartel stole Bogota children’s lunch money’ July 8, 2018
      Colombia's capital Bogota lost $500 million in funds meant to curb malnutrition. The post ‘Business cartel stole Bogota children’s lunch money’ appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • Colombia’s heartwarming support for embattled social leaders July 7, 2018
      Colombia's social organizations may be under fire, but they are not dead yet. The post Colombia’s heartwarming support for embattled social leaders appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • ‘They are killing us’: Colombia’s social leaders cry for help July 6, 2018
      Colombia’s social organizations called for a day of protest on Friday to mourn 311 social leaders and human rights defenders who have been assassinated since 2016. Citizens and groups announced… The post ‘They are killing us’: Colombia’s social leaders cry for help appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
  • 280857
    4314945
    4631542
    5313774
    8006230
    8687853
    13663109
    14238724
    18676067